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Enable passwordless login

Terminal - Enable passwordless login
passwd -d $USER
2010-05-07 07:15:09
User: TheFox
Functions: passwd
Enable passwordless login

-d, --delete

Delete a user?s password (make it empty). This is a quick way to disable a password for an account. It will set the named account passwordless.


There is 1 alternative - vote for the best!

Terminal - Alternatives
sudo usermod -p $(mkpasswd '') user_id
2010-05-06 20:39:58
User: ckclark
Functions: sudo usermod

It is safe when there is

"PermitEmptyPasswords no"

in /etc/ssh/sshd_config.

This command is useful when there is no need to have a password.

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What others think

Voted down because it's an incredibly bad idea. I never recommend anyone do this, ever.

Comment by SuperFly 290 weeks and 3 days ago

Voted up because I'm here to learn commands, not to be taught what to think.

Comment by snaguber 289 weeks ago

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